1. Olympics 2012: Usain Bolt Competing with History

    The fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt, has a chance to become the most decorated sprinter in history...

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  2. Oakland Raiders: 3 Bubble Players That Deserve Roster Spots

    The upcoming NFL preseason is as much about starters regaining their game-speed ability as it about filling out those final roster spots...

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  3. Olympic Medal Tally 2012: Kirani James Wins Gold for Grenada's First Medal

    Last night, Kirani James of Grenada truly exemplified what the Olympics stand for. Preparing at the starting blocks, James was well aware of the stakes facing his 400-meter dash...

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  4. Olympic Wrestling 2012: 3 Americans Who Could Medal in London

    With Olympic wrestling officially underway, the United States will look to improve upon their Beijing performance, which earned Team USA three medals. In 2008, Henry Cejudo won gold, and Adam Wheeler and Randi Miller both brought home bronze...

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  5. 3 Reasons the San Francisco Giants Shouldn't Worry About Dodgers' Deadline Moves

    Under new ownership and riding the momentum of a hot start to the season, the Los Angeles Dodgers were extremely active at the trade deadline...

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  6. Olympic Basketball Scores 2012: Analyzing Team USA's Dominance of Nigeria

    In case anyone was wondering how dominant Team USA Basketball can be, their performance against Nigeria illustrated it. 156 points in 40 minutes! That's two buckets away from a basket per 30-second average...

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  7. 2012 NFL Preview: 4 Oakland Raiders That Will Become Fan Favorites Next Year

    With training camp underway and four postseason games as a teaser, Oakland Raiders fans are gearing up for what could be the first playoff trip since 2002...

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  8. Missy Franklin: Why She Is the Next American Swimming Star

    After winning gold in her signature event, the 100-meter backstroke, Missy Franklin officially became an up-and-coming star for United States swimming...

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  9. US Women's Gymnastics Olympic Team 2012: Analyzing the Significance of Gold

    The United States' women's gymnastics team successfully completed their goal Tuesday evening—winning gold for the first time since 1996 ( via ESPN )...

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  10. London 2012: Most Intriguing Athletes to Follow During Games

    With the 2012 Olympics officially underway, hundreds of athletes will be competing in various events with gold medals awaiting the winners. However, spanning only two weeks, it will be difficult for fans to follow everything in London...

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  11. MLB Trade Deadline: Who the San Francisco Giants Should Look to Acquire

    With the MLB trade deadline quickly approaching and division rivals actively making moves, the San Francisco Giants need to make improvements in some areas to maintain their lead in the NL West throughout September...

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  12. Robin Van Persie: Why Arsenal Star Should Steer Clear of Juventus

    As one of the hottest players on the market right now, Robin Van Persie has many top-notch clubs battling to sign him. One of the clubs Van Persie has shown a particular interest in is Juventus of Serie A...

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  13. Tour De France 2012: Bradley Wiggins Will Ride Momentum to Olympic Gold

    As the first man from Great Britain to ever win the Tour de France, Bradley Wiggins will have the pressure of his nation pushing him toward gold this upcoming Olympics...

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  14. Jeremy Lin: Why Rockets Will Regret Dropping Hefty Contract on Young Point Guard

    If Jeremy Lin ends up being a bust for the Houston Rockets , Carmelo Anthony may enter NBA owners' radars as a potential general manager...

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  15. Team USA Basketball 2012: Why LeBron James Is the Key Against Spain

    While LeBron James has been posting solid numbers in previous Team USA exhibition games, tonight should be different...

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  16. British Open 2012: Why Rory McIlroy's Road to Second Major Won't Get Easier

    Despite winning the 2011 U.S. Open by finishing an astounding 16 strokes under par, Rory McIlroy has had immense difficulty even competing in majors since then, let alone winning his second...

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  17. Ranking the 5 Best Fantasy Football Options in the Bay Area

    The Bay Area, though not host to names such as Arian Foster or Ray Rice, still has plenty to offer fantasy football owners once drafts commence...

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  18. Grading Brooklyn Nets' Offseason so Far

    The 2012-2013 Brooklyn Nets will be more fun and competitive to watch than the 2011-2012 New Jersey Nets ever were, and that automatically classifies this offseason as a success...

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  19. British Open 2012: 3 Europeans Who May Win the Claret Jug as Their 1st Major

    With the 141st British Open set to tee off on Thursday morning, the best golfers in the world have converged upon Royal Lytham and St. Annes Golf Club...

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  20. Dwight Howard: Analyzing His Remaining Options

    And the saga continues. Dwight Howard is still a member of the Orlando Magic while continuing to make it clear he wants out of Orlando...

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  21. Tour De France 2012: Challengers to Leader Bradley Wiggins

    Taking a well deserved rest day, the Tour de France is heating up as the end is in sight. The current holder of the yellow jersey is Great Britain's Bradley Wiggins who holds a near two minute lead over second place...

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  22. Three Oakland Raiders That Need to Step Up in Training Camp

    After an 8-8 third place finish in the AFC West, the Oakland Raiders are looking towards a breakout season that hopefully takes them back to the playoffs for the first time since 2002...

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  23. San Francisco 49ers: 3 Things Team Must Focus on This Offseason

    Finally having a full offseason to work with, coach Jim Harbaugh will undoubtedly make great use of the time and improve the San Francisco 49ers overall. With a shortened offseason in 2011, expectations for the first-year head coach were low...

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  24. 3 Things San Francisco 49ers Must Do to Protect NFC West Title

    One of the larger hurdles the San Francisco 49ers must overcome this season is something they maintain no control over: their schedule...

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  25. London 2012: Toughest Competition for the U.S. Olympic Men's Basketball Team

    As the United States prepares to repeat as gold medalists, there are many nations hungry to knock off the de facto favorite. As basketball has become an international game and the NBA a global product, more and more NBA stars come from foreign nations...

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